PARKS + OPEN SPACE
LOCATION San Francisco
The Summit Park is a new 3.5 acre public park in San Francisco, near Lake Merced, The park includes a plaza designed for Beniamino Bufano’s Peace Sculpture, which is widely considered to be his most significant work. The project includes an four main areas arrayed around a large open space. The areas include a Central Plaza, an Overlook, a children’s play area, and a large dogpark. It was designed to meet Bay Friendly Landscape Guidelines, with native plantings, drip irrigation, and the use of recycled mulch and concrete.